Onboard experience news, features and events

YSA Design to create guest-facing interiors for SeaDream Innovation

YSA Design to create guest-facing interiors for SeaDream Innovation
By Rebecca | Friday, September 20, 2019

Firm will be responsible for the general arrangement, concept and detailed designs and follow-up work 

Top design firms to participate in panels at Marine Interiors Expo

Top design firms to participate in panels at Marine Interiors Expo
By Rebecca | Thursday, September 5, 2019

Tillberg Design of Sweden, De Jorio Design and AD Associates to share design insights  

How changing trends are driving new ideas in carpet design

How changing trends are driving new ideas in carpet design
By Rebecca | Friday, August 2, 2019

Global Marine & Hotel Interiors president Anna Jenei discusses the changes in cruise ship carpet design with Richard Humphreys

Global Marine & Hotel Interiors president Anna Jenei tells ICFR more

In conversation with cruise ship design legend Joe Farcus

In conversation with cruise ship design legend Joe Farcus
By Rebecca | Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Joe Farcus helped Carnival Cruise Line to kickstart a new era of cruising with his first full ship design in the 1970s. Jon Ingleton asks him about his illustrious career

ICFR asks Farcus how he helped Carnival Cruise Line to kickstart a new era of cruising in the 1970s 

Costa Cruises to launch WeChat Mini Program for Asia-based ships

Costa Cruises to launch WeChat Mini Program for Asia-based ships
By Rebecca | Thursday, August 31, 2017

New service will enable guests to pay for itineraries and onboard services via the online platform

Improving the fleet for passenger comfort

Improving the fleet for passenger comfort
By Rebecca | Monday, November 9, 2015

BC Ferries CEO Mike Corrigan tells Rebecca Gibson about the company’s refit and newbuild projects, and the importance of making passengers comfortable

BC Ferries' Mike Corrigan tells us about the company’s current refit and newbuild projects

Columbia Cruise Services signs contract with FTI Cruises

Columbia Cruise Services signs contract with FTI Cruises
By Rebecca | Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Company will provide ship management services onboard Berlin from October 2015

MTN launches first live high-definition TV service at sea

MTN launches first live high-definition TV service at sea
By Rebecca | Tuesday, March 17, 2015

MTN Worldwide TV HD will broadcast 11 channels of news, sports, entertainment and special events